Walter Denny Jay

Walter Denny Jay[1, 2]

Male 1786 - 1865  (78 years)    Has 40 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Walter Denny Jay 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 15 Jul 1786  Newberry Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Jul 1865  Miami Co., OH, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I202649  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2003 

    Father John Jay,   b. 26 Oct 1752, Frederick Co., VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1829, Miami Co., OH, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth (Betty) Pugh,   b. 6 Sep 1755, Hopewell Mm, Frederick, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1821, Miami Co., OH, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1773  Bush River Mm, Newberry Co., SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 9 siblings 
    Family ID F83041  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Macy,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2003 
    Family ID F83114  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Walter Denny Jay, was "a most remarkable man. One who kenw phrenology said he had a head much like that of Napoleon Bonaparte, and in many traits he resembled him... concentration ...courage with prudence.." according to the "Annals of Newberry." Walter Denny Jay likely had a son named John who is buried in the Quaker burial in West Milton. His stone says he is the son of W.D. & M. Jay, died 2 Mo. 6, 1840 at 27 years of age. (C-PHO, 296)

  • Sources 
    1. [S652] O'neall, John Belton, Annals of Newberry, John Belton O'neall, (Southern Historical Press, c. early 1800's.).

    2. [S684] Shilt, Montgomery Co., OH Wills, Shilt, Rose.



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